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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian գոհար (gohar).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

գոհար (gohar)

  1. precious stone, gem, jewel
  2. diamond
  3. (figuratively) gem, jewel, treasure (anything considered precious or valuable)
  4. (figuratively) shine, glow, sparkle

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AdjectiveEdit

գոհար (gohar) (superlative ամենագոհար)

  1. (figuratively) sparkling

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Old ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian gwhl (gōhar).

NounEdit

գոհար (gohar)

  1. precious stone, gem
    սուտ գոհարsut goharfalse stone, paste
    անկիւն գոհարացankiwn goharacʿfacet

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AdjectiveEdit

գոհար (gohar)

  1. (figuratively) precious, rare, excellent

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գոհար”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “գոհար”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in xcl), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “գոհար”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in hy), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press